May 8, 2013 After 19 hours in the dark, Syria is back online. Why it's not that hard to shut down the Internet there, but nearly impossible in the U.S.
Dec 11, 2012 Higher oil and gas production in the U.S. will change oil relationships around the world. The Middle East won't be called on to produce as much, costing it income, but Saudi Arabia will remain a key player.
Aug 3, 2012 Maysoun Odeh Gangat, CEO of the women’s radio station NISAA in Ramallah, explains why there are fewer Palestinian women in business compared to other women in the Middle East -- and how that seems to be changing.
May 30, 2012 The newly identified spyware is the latest state-sponsored cyber threat in the Middle East. But Flame could work its way into businesses.
May 29, 2012 A new malware threat is spreading like fire across the Middle East. What problems might the cyber weapon Flame cause, where did its name come from, and how similar is it to the virus Stuxnet?
Apr 12, 2012 More than a year after the revolt that toppled Tunisia’s ruler, Zine al Abidine Ben Ali, discontent is rising because of poverty and unemployment.
Mar 27, 2012 Almost halfway through his coast to coast, robot-fueled journey, David Brancaccio has to heat up dinner on his car's exhaust.
Feb 15, 2012 Oil prices are on the rise today, in part because of news out of Syria. But there are also bigger picture problems to worry about.
Jan 27, 2012 Commentator Reza Aslan says the outcome of Egypt's experiment with democracy has implications for the region as a whole.
Nov 10, 2011 How many times have you heard that the only way we can simultaneously reduce unemployment and pay down debt is to "grow our way out"? One gets th...